Eliza Smith Leavitt

Eliza Smith Leavitt

Birth
New York, USA
Death 29 Aug 1906 (aged 82)
Gloucester, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section 7, Lot 179
Memorial ID 69239454 · View Source
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Daughter of John W. and Cecilia Kent Leavitt, aunt of artist Cecilia Beaux. Cecilia had begun her artistic training under Eliza. Cecilia painted "Aunt Eliza Leavitt" in 1905. The following year Eliza died at Eastern Point, Gloucester, Massachusetts, the location of her niece Cecilia's retreat Green Alley. She is buried in the Beaux plot with her sister, brother-in-law, and mother. The stone is not legible.


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  • Created by: Paul S.
  • Added: 2 May 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 69239454
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Eliza Smith Leavitt (26 Apr 1824–29 Aug 1906), Find A Grave Memorial no. 69239454, citing Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Paul S. (contributor 18204635) .